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U.S. Imposes New Ballistic Sanctions On Iran, Day After Many Penalties Lifted

On Saturday, many sanctions on Iran were lifted under the nuclear pact, and the U.S. and Iran exchanged prisoners. On Sunday, the U.S. Treasury announced new sanctions over Iran's weapons program.
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Iranian Reaction To Implementation Day

NPR's Rachel Martin speaks to the New York Times correspondent in Tehran, Thomas Erdbrink.
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Iran Economic Sanctions Lifted: What Critics Are Saying

Certain economic sanctions will be lifted in Iran, but there are critics of the nuclear deal in surrounding countries and in the U.S. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with NPR's Peter Kenyon about their reaction.
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Luxury And Self-Driving Cars Dominate Auto Show Talk

NPR's Sonari Glinton tells Michel Martin about week one of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
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More Bad News For Coal Mine-Reliant States

On Friday, the Obama administration announced a halt to new coal leases on federal land. In Wyoming, most of the federally-owned coal mines and revenue from coal leases pays for school construction.
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Looking At Oscar Nominee List As A Symptom Of Hollywood's Racial Bias

For the second year in a row, the Oscar nominees for acting categories are decidedly — white. NPR's Scott Simon speaks with film critic and interviewer Bobby Rivers about the pallid list.
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Build It And Fans Will Come: Is There A Market For Two LA Football Teams?

The new stadium planned for the Los Angeles Rams will be among the most sophisticated in the NFL. But what does the deal bring to a city that was without a team for more than 20 years?
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GE's Big City Move Part Of Larger Tech Trend

This week, GE announced it will move from a 42-year-old suburban campus in Fairfied, Conn., to Boston. Experts say corporations make this sort of move to get access to universities and tech workers.
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Wall Street Traders Get Mauled By The Rampaging Bear

Stocks all over the world plunged Friday as investors became even more nervous about China's weakness and oil's collapse. The worries triggered a broad stock sell-off and sent oil below $30 a barrel.
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Wal-Mart To Close 269 Stores, Including 154 In U.S.

Most of the American outlets on the chopping block are Wal-Mart Express stores. Those are the company's smallest-format locations. Wal-Mart also said it will open 300 new stores in the coming year.

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